The Feminist Press 2017 Feminist Power Awards were presented on October 16, 2017 in New York City. This annual tradition celebrates leaders whose work advance human rights, dignity, and empowerment. Among the honorees for 2017, Feminist Press celebrated author and Center for Partnership Studies President Dr. Riane Eisler.
Dr. Eisler has authored numerous award-winning books as well as hundreds of articles and book chapters. Eisler’s The Real Wealth of Nations: Creating a Caring Economics was hailed by Archbishop Desmond Tutu as “a template for the better world we have been so urgently seeking.”
It takes a feminist like Dr. Eisler to make real and lasting change in this world.
The Feminist Press is elated to award Riane Eisler a Feminist Power Award for her contributions to the women’s movement, brilliant writing, and commitment to human rights. The 2017 honorees also include Alphonso B. David, Counsel to NY Governor Andrew Cuomo, Jenny Lumet, film and television writer, Sheri Salata, co-founder, STORY, Brandon Steiner, founder and Chairman, Steiner Sports, Lisa Topol, Executive Creative Director, Grey New York.